Definition of Stigmasterol

1. Noun. (organic compound) A phytosterol that occurs in soybeans and similar plants ¹



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Definition of Stigmasterol

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stigmasterol

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stigmasterol (current term)
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Literary usage of Stigmasterol

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1. Chemical Technology and Analysis of Oils, Fats and Waxes by Julius Lewkowitsch (1921)
"... (or stigmasterol was first found in Calabar bean " phytosterol," 4 of which it constitutes 20 per cent. This alcohol has also been found to ..."

2. Biographical Memoirs by National Academy Of Sciences, National Academy of Sciences Staff, Caroline K. McEuen (1980)
"But though it took Julian almost 4 years before he could return to his stigmasterol, the dogged persistence prevailed. Soybean oil contains only 0.2 of% ..."

3. Chemical Abstracts by American Chemical Society (1916)
"stigmasterol was first obtained by Windaus (Ber. 39, 4378) from so-called phytosterol of the calabar ... The following derivs. of stigmasterol were prepd. ..."

4. Organic Agricultural Chemistry (the Chemistry of Plants and Animals): A by Joseph Scudder Chamberlain (1916)
"Therefore, without going into details, we may simply say that monatomic alcohols of high carbon content known as phytosterol and stigmasterol in plants and ..."

5. Chemical Abstracts by American Chemical Society (1915)
"63-5°; from the ale. mother- liquors of these was isolated a mixt, of stigmasterol and sitosterol, the former being sepd. by means of the ..."

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